Congratulations to Şule Alan!

Congratulations to Şule Alan on receiving an ERC Advanced Grant for her project “Social Inclusion and the Political Economy of Education: Building Capital in Ethnic Diversity.” Her project will in particular focus on identifying educational strategies that establish and enhance children’s capacity for empathy and tolerance in ethnic diversity.

This year, the prestigious ERC Advanced Grant was awarded to only 8% of all applicants. The official announcement by the European Research Council and a full list of all supported research projects can be found at